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Why You Should Hire a Private Criminal Defense Attorney Instead of a Public Defender

How To Start Divorce Proceedings in Suffolk County, N.Y.

If I am in the middle of a divorce, can I still move to a divorce mediator

Should I Start the Divorce Process or Should I Wait?

What Should I Do If I Am Pulled Over For A DWI In Northport, N.Y. (April 2015)

What Qualifications Should I Look for in a Northport Criminal Defense Lawyer (April 2015)

What are the Risks in a Non-Legal Separation? (April 2015)

Divorce & Your Credit Rating (3/25/15)

Credit Cards & Divorce (3/25/15)

What Are The Different Types of Custody? (March 25, 2015) Getting Divorced: Change Your Email Password Now and Other Computer Tips (March 25, 2015)
The Ins and Outs of Supervised Visitation April 8, 2015 What Are the Child Support “Add-On” Expenses? (March 25, 2015)
Cars and Divorce: Is It Considered a Marital Asset or Not? (April 8, 2015) Does New York State Recognize Common Law Marriages? April 8, 2015
Divorce for Those 55 Years Old and Older

Articles on Divorce

Grandparent Visitation (January 21, 2015) Taxes and Divorce (January 21, 2015)
What are the Automatic Orders? (January 21, 2015)
A Brief Overview of the Divorce Process (January 21, 2015) Divorce and Tax Returns (January 21, 2015)
Can I Change the Locks During My Divorce? (January 21, 2015) Do I have to pay for my child’s college education? (January 21, 2015)
Divorce and Tax Returns (August 6, 2014)
Unemployment and Child Support(July 30, 2014) Some Recent Court Decisions Regarding Pets and Divorce(July 23, 2014)

Five Ways To Survive Your Divorce (Jan. 8, 2014)New Laws for New York and How They Could Effect Your Divorce (Dec. 26, 2013)Can I Sue My Spouse? (Dec. 11, 2013)

What is a Statment of Networth?(July 16, 2014) Where do I file for a Divorce?(July 9, 2014)
Five Tips for an Amicable Divorce(July 2, 2014) Why Does a Divorce Take So Long?(June 25, 2014)
Adultery is Still A Crime in New York State(June 18, 2014) Attorney’s Fees (June 11, 2014) Bankruptcy and Divorce (June 4, 2014)
Visitation, Parenting Time and Access Time With Your Children (May 21, 2014) Courts May Order You to Use Skype (May 14, 2014) More Mistakes Clients Make (April 30, 2014)
Thinking of Hiring Another Divorce Attorney (April 23, 2014)
What Does A Settlement Of A Divorce Really Mean?(April 9, 2014)
What If I Can’t Afford An Attorney? (Mar. 19, 2014) What If I Can’t Afford An Attorney? (Mar. 19, 2014)
How a Prenuptial Agreement Can Help Both The Rich Spouse and the Not-So-Rich Spouse (Mar. 12, 2014) What is Discovery and How Does it Effect My Divorce? (Feb. 19, 2014)
What Does A Settlement Of A Divorce Really Mean? (Feb. 12, 2014) Are Gifts Marital Property? (Feb. 10, 2014)
Changing Your Name After Your Divorce (Jan. 29, 2014) In a Divorce: What School District Does The Child Go To? (Jan. 23, 2014)
Why Waiting To File For A Divorce May Be a Bad Idea (Dec. 5, 2013) Should I Date While I Am Going Through A Divorce? (Nov. 26, 2013) Special Needs Children and Divorce (Nov. 14, 2013)
Facebook, Social Media and Divorce (Nov. 7, 2013) What You Should Do Before Filing for a Divorce (Oct. 31, 2013)
A Divorce Trial is Not Like Television (Nov. 24, 2013) Divorce for Those 55 Years Old and Older (Oct. 17, 2013)
Child Custody and Parenting Time (Oct. 8, 2013) How Long Will My Divorce Take? (Sept. 10, 2013)
What Does A Settlement Of A Divorce Really Mean? (Oct. 1, 2013) What One Judge Said To Divorcing Parents (Aug. 20, 2013)
Finding Hidden Assets (Aug. 13, 2013) How Does a Divorce Effect Social Security Benefits? (Aug 6, 2013)
Staying Active While You Are Getting Divorced (April 24, 2013) Privacy and Divorce (July 1, 2013)
How The Same Sex Ruling Effects Divorcing Couples (June, 27 2013) Divorce and Your Credit Rating (April 10, 2013) Cell Phone Applications for Divorce and Post-Divorce (March 3, 2013)
Getting Divorced: Why You Should Make A Video of The Contents of Your Home (Aug. 27, 2013)
Ten Myths About Divorces (April 6, 2013) The Interaction Between Divorce and Life Insurance (Feb. 20, 2013)
Babysitters and Divorce (Feb. 6, 2013) High Net Worth Divorces (Jan. 30, 2013)
Pets and Divorce (Jan 23, 2013) Does it Matter if my Spouse Had an Affair? (Jan. 16, 2013)
Divorce Mediation (Nov. 14, 2012) Ten Things To Know About Divorce in New York (Nov, 7, 2012)
My Spouse or I do not live in New York, Can I get divorced in New York? (Oct. 10, 2012) Uncontested Divorces (Sept. 19, 2012)
Why You Should Have a Prenuptial Agreement (July 18, 2012) Relocation (After Divorce) (Aug. 1, 2012)
Should I Date While I Am Going Through A Divorce? (Nov. 26, 2013) Why Waiting To File For A Divorce May Be a Bad Idea (Dec. 5, 2013)

 

Child Custody/Child Support

Payment Options for Child Support (Sept. 26, 2013) What Should I Do If My Former Spouse Will Not Let Me See Our Children? (July 30, 2013)
What To Do If You Are the Subject of a CPS Investigation (July 16, 2013) What Happens if You Fail to Pay Child Support? (July 16, 2013)
What if I do not make my child support payments? (May 15, 2013) Your Children’s Clothes (May 1, 2013)
Do I have to pay for my child’s college expenses? (April 17, 2013) What you need to know about the Attorney For the Child (Law Guardian) (March 20, 2013)
Law Guardians (Attorney For The Child) And What They Do (Oct. 24, 2012)
Three Ways To Lose Custody of Your Child (Nov. 2013)
Three Tips on Co-Parenting Your Children (Dec. 18, 2013)
Three Ways To Lose Custody of Your Child (Nov. 21, 2013)
Child Custody and Parenting Time (Oct. 8, 2013)Lump Sum Payments and Child Support (May 7, 2014) The Best Interests of the Child (Oct. 3, 2012)

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